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Tommaso Antonio Vitali

March 7, 1663 - May 9, 1745
born in Bologna, Italy, composed during the Baroque period
Tommaso Antonio Vitali, son of famous Bolognese cellist Giovanni Battista Vitali, started his career as a musician in 1675, at the age of 12, when he followed his father to the d'Este court in Modena. While his father, who was one of the pre-eminent cellists and composers of his time, assumed one of the two posts of vicemaestri di cappella to Duke Francesco II, Tommaso Antonio joined the court orchestra as a violinist. The younger Vitali spent almost his entire life as a musician at the Modena court, first as an instrumentalist, then as orchestra director; he left his position only in 1742, three years before his death.

Vitali's instruction on the violin most likely started with his father. In Modena, he studied composition with Antonio Maria Pacchionni, an expert contrapuntist and influential musician living in the city. In 1693 Vitali published his first two collections of trio sonatas, the style of which was reminiscent of those written by his father and by Arcangelo Corelli. A further set of sonatas was published two years later, with his final collection, the Op. 4 Concerti di sonata dedicated to Cardinal Ottoboni, an important Roman patron of music, appearing in 1703. The latter year also witnessed his induction into the Accademia Filarmonica, the renowned Bolognese academy of which his father was a founding member. Within three years his standing in the academy rose from instrumentalist to the rank of composer.

His surviving works consist entirely of instrumental music. The famous ciacona for violin and continuo, attributed to Vitali in the nineteenth century, and popular among violinists in the twentieth century, has been almost conclusively shown to not have come from his pen. Vitali had many distinguished pupils, including Girolamo Nicolò Laurenti, Luca Antonio Predieri, Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco, and French composer Jean Baptiste Senaillé, who would play a key role in introducing Italian violin methods to the French court in the 1720s. ~ Berna Can, Rovi
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Track List: Tomaso Vitali: Twelve Trio Sonatas, Op. 1

Title: Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1

1. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata I In D Major: Grave

2. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata I In D Major: Allegro-adagio

3. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata I In D Major: Grave (2)

4. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata I In D Major: Without Tempo Indications

5. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata II In C Major: Grave

6. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata II In C Major: Vivace

7. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata II In C Major: Grave-adagio

8. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata II In C Major: Allegro

9. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata III In E Major: Grave

10. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata III In E Major: Prestissimo

11. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata III In E Major: Grave (2)

12. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata III In E Major: Allegro

13. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata IV In D Minor: Grave

14. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata IV In D Minor: Presto

15. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata IV In D Minor: Grave (2)

16. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata IV In D Minor: Allegro

17. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata V In D Minor: Grave

18. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata V In D Minor: Allegro

19. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata V In D Minor: Grave (2)

20. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata V In D Minor: Vivace

21. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata V In D Minor: Grave (3)

22. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata V In D Minor: Allegro (2)

23. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VI In G Major: Grave

24. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VI In G Major: Allegro

25. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VI In G Major: Grave (2)

26. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VI In G Major: Andante

27. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VI In G Major: Grave (3)

28. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VI In G Major: Allegro (2)

29. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VII In G Major: Grave

30. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VII In G Major: Vivace

31. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VII In G Major: Grave (2)

32. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VII In G Major: Allegro

33. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VIII In B Minor: Grave

34. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VIII In B Minor: Presto-grave

35. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VIII In B Minor: Allegro

36. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VIII In B Minor: Grave (2)

37. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata VIII In B Minor: Allegro (2)

38. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata Viiii (IX) In C Minor: Grave

39. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata Viiii (IX) In C Minor: Without Tempo Indications

40. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata Viiii (IX) In C Minor: Grave (2)

41. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata Viiii (IX) In C Minor: Allegro

42. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata X In F Major: Grave

43. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata X In F Major: Allegro

44. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata X In F Major: Grave (2)

45. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata X In F Major: Without Tempo Indications

46. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XI In A Minor: Grave

47. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XI In A Minor: Without Tempo Indications

48. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XI In A Minor: Without Tempo Indications (2)

49. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XI In A Minor: Presto

50. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XII In G Minor: Largo-allegro-largo-allegro

51. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XII In G Minor: Allegro

52. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XII In G Minor: Largo

53. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XII In G Minor: Grave

54. Trio Sonatas (12), Op. 1: Sonata XII In G Minor: Prestissimo

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